Tag: SewBrum

Merry Christmas!

I’m officially breaking up for the holidays today, although sadly there’ll be no Christmas party or swapping of secret Santas or anything. I do love being self-employed, but there are definitely a few things I miss about my previous life.

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Pattern Drafting

Oh my goodness, I am SO excited! I’ve just enrolled on a pattern drafting course with Pattern Workshop! This is absolutely awesome because it’ll really help me with producing my own patterns for sale and with any future magazine contributions

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Sewvember Photo Challenge

Oh my goodness, how is it November already? Or should I say “Sewvember”?! I’m currently taking part in Bimble + Pimble‘s photo a day challenge, so I thought I’d do a little round up of my photos here. Day One

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Musical Instrument Skirt

Just another quick make to share today. I’ve made another super-fast elasticated waist skirt! Yeah, I know it’s not the most exciting thing in the world, but at least they’re fast additions to my handmade wardrobe! So I bought this

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SewBrum

Today was a day I’d been waiting for for ages… the SewBrum meet up organised by Charlotte, AKA English Girl at Home. When I first saw her blog about this, I signed up straight away; I’m never one to turn

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Vintage patterns… again!

As you know, I recently managed to get my hands on all of my Grandma’s sewing patterns and there is quite a collection! After a quick nose through, they ended up in my parents’ spare bedroom as I have nowhere

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Fabric Shopping: Part Three

A fabric tour of Birmingham… I’m pretty lucky living in Birmingham, because it is home to the Rag Market and a fair few fabrics shops just in the centre of the city. The Rag Market is just amazing, you can

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SewBrum meet up

One of the best thingsĀ about this blogging malarky (and having a social media presence in general) is that you get to meet some pretty cool people who like the same things as you. Which is great if no one around

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